Story: Ngāti Apa

The Rangitīkei River

The Rangitīkei River

The Rangitīkei River is at the heart of Ngāti Apa’s traditional lands, which stretch between the Manawatū River in the south and the Whanganui River in the north. Many significant events in the tribe’s history have taken place on the banks of the Rangitīkei River.

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Grant Huwyler, 'Ngāti Apa - Ngāti Apa identity', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 May 2022)

Story by Grant Huwyler, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017